Upcoming Events

  • Let’s Get Cooking Short Course

    Let’s Get Cooking is a Short Course program for students in (approximately) 4th-8th grade held in Sheboygan Falls, WI, focusing on basic cooking skills such as cracking eggs, using an oven, using a crockpot, measuring, and more!

    February 28March 1
  • Advisory Council March Meeting

    The State Superintendent’s Advisory Council on Blindness and Visual Impairment Education advises the state superintendent on statewide activities to benefit students who are blind or visually impaired; makes recommendations for improvements in services provided by the Wisconsin Center for the Blin…

    March 4 @ 10:00 am3:00 pm
  • 2020 Preschool Family and Professionals Conference

    For families and professionals that have children who are blind or visually impaired through 5th grade, including those with multiple impairments.

    March 13March 15

News

Updating your Orbit Reader 20 - Orbit Reader 20
There have been some TVIs and students who have had some difficulty connecting Orbit Reader 20 units to devices via Bluetooth (i.e. the iPad or Mac). It is very likely that an update of the unit will resolve this issue. Following is some information on how to download and install the update for the Orbit Reader 20
WSBVI Named a Finalist in National STEM Contest - Samsung Solve for Tomorrow logoWSBVI is a Wisconsin State Finalist in the 10th annual Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest, a $3 million* nationwide competition that encourages 6th through12th grade students to creatively use STEM skills to solve a community challenge.
Vision Professionals Training Survey - WCBVI Outreach is planning trainings for teachers during the 2019-2020 school year. If you are a teacher of the blind and visually impaired, an Orientation and Mobility Professional, or a para-professional working with students with a visual impairment, please take a moment to share your training needs with us. The information we receive through this… Read More »Vision Professionals Training Survey